|2012 MLB Opening Odds & Totals for Thursday, April 19|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 19 April 2012 06:00|
Thursday's MLB Odds
(TheSpread) - The MLB Season has just 12 games on the schedule for Thursday. Here is a look at the odds and pitching matchups for each game taking place.
In the American League, the featured game has the Detroit Tigers hosting the Texas Rangers on 7:05PM ET (View Matchup). Detroit has Adam Wilk taking the mound against Yu Darvish of the Rangers. Oddsmakers have Texas as the favorite in this game, giving them a money line of -115 to win. Detroit has odds of +108 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 9 runs. Detroit is 9-3 on the season and 5-1 at home while Texas is 10-2 overall and 5-0 on the road. The Rangers have won five of their last seven against the Tigers, including four games in the 2011 ALCS.
In the national league, the Arizona Diamondbacks host the Atlanta Braves at 9:i40PM ET (View Matchup). The Diamondbacks have Josh Collmenter on the mound to face off with Mike Minor of Atlanta. Oddsmakers have Atlanta as the favorite in this game, giving them a money line of -111, while the Diamondbacks have odds of +105 to win. The over/under total for runs has been set at 9. Both teams are 7-5 on the season. Arizona is 4-2 at home while Atlanta is 2-4 on the road. Atlanta has won its last three against Arizona.
For odds and goal totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2012 MLB Odds for Thursday, April 19
901 Chicago Cubs +149 (7) (J. Samardzija)
902 Miami Marlins -159 (R. Nolasco)
903 Los Angeles Dodgers +128 (8.5) (A. Harang)
904 Milwaukee Brewers -136 (R. Wolf)
905 Cincinnati Reds +153 (7.5) (B. Arroyo)
906 St. Louis Cardinals -163 (A. Wainwright)
907 Houston Astros +148 (7) (B. Norris)
908 Washington Nationals -157 (E. Jackson)
909 Atlanta Braves -111 (9) (M. Minor)
910 Arizona Diamondbacks +105 (J. Collmenter)
911 Philadelphia Phillies -116 (7) (V. Worley)
912 San Diego Padres +109 (J. Wieland)
913 Baltimore Orioles +131 (8) (J. Hammel)
914 Chicago White Sox -139 (G. Floyd)
915 Minnesota Twins +197 (10) (A. Swarzak)
916 New York Yankees -211 (P. Hughes)
919 Texas Rangers -115 (9) (Y. Darvish)
920 Detroit Tigers +108 (A. Wilk)
917 Tampa Bay Rays +106 (8.5) (J. Hellickson)
918 Toronto Blue Jays -113 (H. Alvarez)
921 Oakland Athletics +182 (7) (T. Milone)
922 Los Angeles Angels -194 (C. Wilson)
923 Cleveland Indians +136 (7) (J. Tomlin)
924 Seattle Mariners -145 (F. Hernandez)